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  • 10 February 2016

    OceanServer Technology has received an order for an Iver3-580 EP system from Canada Public Works and Government Services for delivery to the Defence Research and Development Canada (DRDC). The Iver3 AUV will be used to augment existing autonomous systems and provide a platform to continue R&D in underwater research at DRDC Atlantic. DRDC will have access to Iver’s mature hardware […]

  • 16 August 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Kraken Robotics has delivered its ThunderFish 300 autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) to its test partner, Defense Research and Development Canada (DRDC) in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Final sea acceptance testing was completed on August 8. The delivery to DRDC was facilitated by a $1 million contract award under the Canadian government’s Build in Canada Innovation Program. […]

  • 25 March 2019

    Kraken Robotics Systems has been awarded a contract valued at $1 million with the Government of Canada for the ThunderFish 300 Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV). Kraken expects to deliver the ThunderFish 300 to its test partner, Defense Research and Development Canada (DRDC), in Halifax in Q2 2019. Karl Kenny, Kraken’s president and CEO said, “We […]

  • 11 July 2018
    Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Ocean Floor Geophysics (OFG) has secured a contract for delivery and installation of two self-compensating magnetometer (SCM) systems for the Department of National Defence’s (DND) science and technology organization, Defence Research and Development Canada (DRDC). The contract was awarded under the Built in Canada Innovation Program (BCIP), OFG informed. The systems, which are supplied with […]

  • 1 June 2011
    Business & Finance

      Cassidian, the defence and security division of EADS, will develop innovative solutions to protect ships of the Canadian Navy against new types of asymmetric threats. Under the designation LOCATES (= Laser Optical Countermeasures and Surveilllance Against Threat Environment Scenarios), the Defence Research Development Canada (DRDC), Valcartier, Québec, awarded Cassidian a contract to apply new […]

  • 16 January 2012
    Business & Finance

    Raytheon Canada Limited has been awarded a Technology Demonstration Program for its Next Generation High Frequency Surface Wave Radar (HFSWR) by the Canadian Department of National Defence, Defence Research and Development Canada (DRDC). A system will now be installed at Hartlen Point, Nova Scotia, with a demonstration to commence in 2012. “We believe this technology […]

  • 3 October 2019
    Equipment, Research & Development

    Kraken Robotics has secured a grant of up to $749,746 from the National Research Council of Canada Industrial Research Assistance Program (NRC IRAP) to support research and development of Kraken’s ThunderFish XL Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV). Kraken’s ThunderFish XL represents further development of the ThunderFish Alpha platform that was recently delivered to Defence Research and […]

  • 16 August 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Canadian company Cellula Robotics said that its long-range unmanned underwater vehicle (UUV) is ready to start factory integration testing. In November last year, Cellula was given a go-ahead for the phase 3 contract by Public Services and Procurement Canada, on behalf of the Department of National Defence’s (DND) science and technology organization, Defence Research and […]

  • 1 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    SeeByte, a creator of smart software for unmanned maritime systems, and SeaRobotics, a provider of autonomous and unmanned systems, have integrated SeeByte’s SeeTrack Neptune with SeaRobotics’ family of general purpose Unmanned Surface Vehicles (USV) as part of a Defence Research and Development Canada (DRDC) contract. SeeTrack Neptune provides a payload control architecture and real time autonomy engine […]

  • 30 April 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Kraken Robotics Systems has appointed Dr. Jeremy Dillon as the company’s chief scientist. As an original member of Kraken’s Synthetic Aperture Sonar (SAS) team, Dillon developed the signal processing algorithms for the AquaPix SAS imaging and bathymetry software. He also invented Kraken’s AquaTrak Correlation Velocity Log, participated in numerous sea trials and was the principal […]

  • 14 August 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Canada’s Environment Minister and Minister responsible for Parks Canada, recently announced that Parks Canada Underwater Archaeologists will return to Canada’s Arctic to continue an expedition of international significance; the continuing search for the lost vessels HMS Erebus and HMS Terror, from the ill-fated Sir John Franklin voyage. “Our government is pleased […]

  • 7 November 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Cellula Robotics has been given a go-ahead for the next phase of a contract under which the Canadian company will develop and build a long-range unmanned underwater vehicle (UUV). Known as Solus-LR, the UUV will incorporate a fuel cell power pack and suction anchor. It should have a target range of 2000 kilometers and it […]

  • 14 May 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders, Research & Development

    Integrated navigation, positioning and communications technology from Sonardyne will support a new, fuel cell-powered long-range unmanned underwater vehicle (UUV) being designed by subsea specialist Cellula Robotics for the Canadian defence department. The UUV, called Solus-LR, is being designed to be able to travel up to 2,000 kilometres and stay submerged on multi-month missions, supported by […]

  • 20 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Early in September, a team of Canadian underwater archaeologists discovered the wreck of the HMS Erebus in the eastern stretches of the Queen Maud Gulf off the coast of Canada. As part of the search, the team used an array of state-of-the-art technology, including advanced sonar devices, remotely operated vehicles and autonomous underwater vehicles, to […]

  • 19 May 2011

    General Dynamics Canada, a pioneer in the development of underwater acoustic processing systems, today announced the creation of a new Underwater Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (UW ISR) Centre of Excellence. The latest in a series of initiatives made to reinforce General Dynamics Canada’s underwater ISR technical and product leadership, the Centre is designed to accelerate […]

  • 27 March 2017
    Business & Finance

    Maldives Road Development Corporation (MRDC) has won a contract to build jetties at six islands for over MVR 14 million (around $1 million), according to the Republic of Maldives’ Ministry of Housing and Infrastructure latest announcement. Minister of Housing and Infrastructure, Dr Mohamed Muizzu, and MRDC’s Managing Director, Ahmed Nimal, signed the agreement yesterday. “We hope […]

  • 13 November 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), a New York City-based, non-profit international environmental advocacy group, has informed that the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit rejected yesterday (November 12) a Shell Gulf of Mexico Inc. and Shell Offshore Inc. lawsuit that attempted to prevent environmental groups from challenging its oil drilling plans in the […]

  • 30 October 2015
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    USACE Senior Environmental Scientist, Dr. Todd Bridges was the keynote presenter for the recent “Engineers Australia” speaker tour. Invited for his impressive credentials as the Army’s Senior Research Scientist for Environmental Science and leader of the Corps’ Dredging Operations Environmental Research (DOER) program and the Engineering with Nature (EWN) program, ERDC-EL’s Dr. Todd Bridges experienced […]

  • 13 November 2014
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit rejected yesterday a Shell Gulf of Mexico Inc. and Shell Offshore Inc. lawsuit that attempted to prevent environmental groups from challenging its oil drilling plans in the Arctic, Natural Resources Defence Council (NRDC) said. The appeals court dismissed the case on the grounds that it violated […]

  • 26 August 2013

    Environmental Groups led by The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and Clean Ocean Action submitted letters with the U.S. Coast Guard (USCG ) and the U.S. Maritime Administration (MARAD), regarding the environmental impact of the Port Ambrose LNG import terminal. Liberty Natural Gas LLC proposes to construct, own and operate  the Port Ambrose deepwater port and liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal […]

  • 20 July 2016

    The Ninth Circuit court ruled on Friday that the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) had illegally approved a permit authorizing the Navy to use its long-range sonar, called low-frequency active sonar (or LFA), in more than 70 percent of the world’s oceans. The case against the Fisheries Service was brought by the Natural Resources Defense […]

  • 11 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    The Research & Development Corporation (RDC) and Statoil Canada Ltd. have announced a collaborative investment in three new research and development projects with the potential to improve Arctic and harsh-environment offshore oil and gas operations in Newfoundland and Labrador and around the world. The total value of the projects is $3.9 million, including $2.4 million from […]